Most people always yearn to be famous and end up in that news bulleting or even go viral on social media. Becoming famous is hard and it takes long to succeed and become a prominent figure. Despite it been hard to gain instant fam, some people find themselves popular all for the wrong reasons and end up been in the trending topic.
Kenya is not an exception as some of the popular figures became overnight celebrities due to stupid reasons. The list is endless but we will name a few of those Kenyans who went viral simply due to all the wrong reasons.
A girl shocked Kenyans when she went around Nairobi town carrying a placard that stated President Uhuru Kenyatta was her father. She said that she was Tamara Risheel whose dream was to meet his father.
She was later taken to jail and that’s when she confessed that she was not the President’s daughter, but her ambitions to meet the president had made her to take that bold move. She got famous and ended up been interview on Ebru TV and the Chipukeezy show.
A female police officer in kenya went gained fame due to her dresscord. The traffic officer went viral after wearing a short, tight skirt during her line of duty. She decided her dress was her choice and was sported in her line of duty dressed inappropriately.
The images circulated all over social media as some Kenyans made fun of it and even created Memes. One of the Kenyan dailies had the story on the first page with the topic "Security was tight".
It was in the year 2014 when a renowned a Kenyan pastor named Kanyari got exposed through a recorded video. The Pastor who was also a prophet was seen bribing some of the worshippers to testify fake miracles during the church service.
The video shown how the worshippers would be taken to rehearsals on what they will say during the church service. During his ministry he used to ask the viewers of the television documentary to send an offering of ksh 310 and they will receive massive blessings.
The Pastor gained instant fame when the video went viral and ended up been part of the trending news during that year. Despite been exposed the rich prophet was not apologetic, he claimed that he never forced anyone to give the ksh 310, Kenyans did it willingly.